Costa Rica News
Sea Turtle Eggs Have Turned a Remote Costa Rican Beach Into a Battleground Between Poachers, Conservationists
Moin Beach in Costa Rica has long served as nesting grounds for leatherback turtles, but it is also one of the most dangerous beaches in Central America. Weighing in at up to 2,000 pounds, leatherback turtles are the largest turtles on earth, and these prehistoric giants have been coming to the
Remote Costa Rican Beach Becomes Battleground Over Sea Turtle Eggs
Conservationists want to save these endangered turtles, but poachers want to sell their eggs for a profit.
Mysterious, Iridescent Cloud Spotted Over Costa Rica
Ariel Joseph Petit, 11, spotted the iridescent cloud phenomenon on Sept. 15, 2015, in Escazu, Costa Rica.
Mysterious Iridescent 'End of Times' Cloud Phenomenon Spotted in Costa Rica
An iridescent, multi-hued cloud phenomenon was recently spotted in Costa Rica skies, and residents were left awestruck and mystified. The spectacle in the sky was reported this past Tuesday afternoon in numerous cities including, San Jose, Parrita, Pavas, Escazu and Hatillo. Coincidentally, the
Christen Press nets hat trick as U.S. women crush Costa Rica
PITTSBURGH -- Christen Press scored three goals Sunday to power the United States to an 8-0 exhibition romp over Costa Rica in its first game since winning the Women's World Cup in Canada last month. The game marked the opening of a victory tour by the Americans and was played before a crowd of
Real-Life Kermit the Frog: New Glass Frog Species Discovered in Costa Rica
A new glass frog species has recently been discovered in Costa Rica -- and it looks like a real-life Kermit the Frog! The last new glass frog found in Costa Rica was described over four decades ago in 1973, according to the Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center (C.R.A.R.C The C.R.A.R.C. described
Fans Worry After Tom Brady Takes a Giant Leap Off a Big Cliff in Costa Rica
Star quarterback gets mixed reviews after posting a video his adventures on vacation with his family in the off-season.
Matt Damon Relaxes During Costa Rica Surf Vacation
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Costa Rica Beats Italy, England Eliminated
With Costa Rica's 1-0 win against Italy today at the World Cup , England fans reacted with devastation to their country's elimination. Costa Rica's victory over Italy -- or even a draw -- would eliminate England. Fans of the Three Lions had been cheering for an Italy win, the only result that would
FIFA World Cup 2014: Costa Rica Upsets Uruguay
Costa Rica provided another major upset at the 2014 FIFA World Cup , beating Uruguay 3-1. There was only one goal in the first half, from Uruguay through a penalty kick. But Costa Rica, an underdog according the country's World Cup record, revved up for an unexpected victory with three goals after